Ow central is the representation of the family to interwar detective fiction.

The essay should concentrate on detective case study. The essay should use appropriate examples from popular fictional texts eg print fiction, film, television, radio, drama.

Demonstrate and apply knowledge of relevant theoretical approaches to popular fiction narrative.

Analyse the relationship between popular fiction and social and cultural change in your chosen text.

Chosen texts to refer to any you know of:

Edgar Allen Poes The Purloined Letter.

One of Arthur Conan Doyles Sherlock Holmes stories The Adventure of the Dancing Men